Due to the nature of business that Karatbars is involved in, frequently there are attempts to hack the accounts of Karatbars affiliates.
How? Through all sorts of scam emails, false information on social media and other means.
For example, here, Thomas Valet, a communication manager of Karatbars, is talking about the troubles scammers caused this July.
Karatbars stuff and lawyers are on guard and are dealing with such content as it arises.
To stay 99.9% immune from scammers, Karatbars introduced mandatory security measures in your Karatbars and Karatbit accounts.
Security measure #1. Activate 2FA (2 Factor Authenticator).
Activate 2FA in both, your Karatbars and Karatbit account.
Go to your Karatbars and Karatbit accounts and activate 2FA immediately. By doing this, you are making sure that even if scammers do get access to your login and password they won’t be able to access your assets
2FA makes sure that you stay 99.9% immune to scammers
To activate 2FA in Karatbars, follow this tutorial
To activate 2FA in Karatbit, follow this tutorial
Security measure #2. Karatbit sends you a security token. Use it.
At the bottom of every email you receive from Karatbit, you will find a security token code
To check whether an email is coming from Karatbit, copy a token code provided in that email and paste it into the field of the Karatbit check email page. If an email is indeed coming from Karatbit, at the bottom of this page you will see the confirmation.
Watch this tutorial on how to check whether an email is coming from Karatbit
First-order defense measures
An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure. It’s true in all areas of life, not only health.
Follow the below advice to stay clear of scammers in the first place.
Read only original emails from Karatbars. Karatbars emails come only with the extension @karatbars.com
Ignore emails that contain a link. Don’t click on links. Karatbars never sends emails with a link. Forward such emails to firstname.lastname@example.org, so that Karatbars can deal with them
Ignore ‘Karatbars’ support links on social media channels. Karatbars doesn’t offer support via links on social media!
Never use the same password for your email and Karatbars or Karatbit accounts!
Share the above security measures with all members in your team so that everyone stays safe and happy!